Vacations are more than just sun and sea and sand. It's a time for a rejuvenation of your mind and body as well. Pousada Tauma has created and devised an Ayurveda Centre with such exclusive facilities to tone to one's mind, body and soul.
The unique feature of this wing in addition to the inherent antiquity is the fully-equipped Ayurveda Health Care Centre. The visitors can experience Ayurveda in the general itinerary and can take up special Ayurveda packages as treatment for the cure of various ailments.
The Philosophy of Ayurveda
The knowledge system of life and longevity as the meaning of Ayurveda goes, is perhaps the oldest existing body of knowledge on the healing process. The holistic and natural healing system was developed by highly evolved spiritual beings who not only addressed the problems of the body and mind but also of the human spirit and consciousness. This knowledge systems, which is in perfect harmony with the Indian thought process, the origin of which can be traced to Vedas, does not aim at a mere cure of the disease syndrome.
Instead it looks to reharmonice the living body and restore it to its natural state of equilibrium. Thus, the preventive and promotive aspects of medicare have been given great significance in this indigenous healing system. At AYURVEDIC CENTRE, this unique health care system is administered under the utmost care of well trained physicians and masseurs. Various forms of traditional treatments like Dhara, Pizhichil, Navakizhi, Sirovasti and Sneha Vasti are offered. Some of these programmes need to be under controlled environment with many instructions to be followed especially under the supervision of a very senior physician.
Ayurveda Massage Infomation - Here Ayurveda massage can help the three different doshas to balance and settle using different strokes, base oils and herbal mixtures and balance the three body doshas - Vata (wind), Pitta (bile or blood) and Kapha (mucous).
More Dhara Infomation - Here. DHARA requires 14 days and 14 days rest; the process by which medicated oil, milk, buttermilk, etc are poured in a continuous stream on the head in a prescribed manner.
More Pizhichil Infomation - Here Pizhichil requires 14 days and 14 days rest; this treatment is effective in all kinds of skeletal and muscular diseases, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, lumbago, sciatica, hemiplegia, neuropathy, etc.
More Navarakizhi Infomation - Here Navarakizhi requires 14 days (7 days and 7 days rest), this a a process by which the whole body or specific parts are made to sweat by the application of certain medicinal puddings.
More Sirovasti Infomation - Here Sirovasti requires 14 days (7 days and 7 days rest), and is a special technique to administer medicated oil on the head.
More Sirolepa Infomation - Here Sirolepa requires 14 days (7 days and 7 days rest), and is a technique consisting of the application of pastes of medicinal herbs on the head.
More Elakizhi Infomation - Here Elakizhi requires 7 days + 7 days rest and is a special technique done by Kerala Physicians using boluses of leaves.
More Podikizhi Infomation - Here Podikizhi requires 14 days (7 days and 7 days rest), and is a technique by which whole body or specific parts are made to sweat by using application of certain powders.
More Udvartanam Infomation - Here Udvartanam requires 14 days (7 days and 7 days rest), and is a special technique done mainly to reduce the weight (obesity).
More Gandoosham Infomation - Here Gandoosham is used to clean the ear and protect it from infection.
More Nasyam Infomation - Here Nasyam requires 7 days and is good to clear phlegm from channels and prevents blocking of the channels.
More Matravasti Infomation - Here Matravasti is the process to allevitate vata, by administering medicated oil through the anus.